Shelton announces tour
Friday, February 21, 2014
– Blake Shelton, announced show dates and venues for his Ten Times Crazier Tour 2014 today, including shows at Madison Square Garden and the Hollywood Bowl.
The tour kicks off June 20 at austin360 Amphitheatre in Austin and ends Oct. 4 in Los Angeles at the Hollywood Bowl.Shelton previously announced what cities he would play, but not the dates or venues.
The first shows to begin fan club pre-sales include San Diego, Fresno and Los Angeles, Cal. on Feb 25 at 9 p.m. eastern, immediately following NBC's The Voice. Shelton is donating $1 from every fan club presale ticket sold to the Academy of Country Music's Lifting Lives Foundation through his "Blake is #TenTimesCrazier!" Thunderclap campaign. Supporters will be automatically entered to win two tickets and a backstage meet and greet with Shelton at a nearby show.
Tour dates are:
June 20 Austin, TX austin360 Amphitheatre
June 21 Dallas, TX Gexa Energy Pavilion
June 22 Little Rock, AR Verizon Arena
July 19 Chicago, IL Wrigley Field
Aug. 1 New York, NY Madison Square Garden
Aug. 2 Darien Center, NY Darien Lakes Performing Arts Center
Aug. 29 Charlotte, NC PNC Music Pavilion
Aug. 30 Orlando, FL Amway Center
Sept. 4 Albuquerque, NM Isleta Amphitheatre
Sept. 5 Phoenix, AZ Ak-Chin Amphitheatre
Sept. 6 San Diego, CA Sleep Train Amphitheatre
Sept. 11 Fresno, CA Save Mart Center at Fresno State
Sept. 12 Sacramento, CA Sleep Train Amphitheatre
Sept. 13 Mtn. View, CA Shoreline Amphitheatre
Sept. 18 Spokane, WA Spokane Arena
Sept. 19 Tacoma, WA Tacoma Dome
Sept. 20 Vancouver, BC Rogers Arena
Sept. 25 Boise, ID Taco Bell Arena
Sept. 26 Salt Lake City, UT USANA Amphitheatre
Sept. 27 Denver, CO Pepsi Arena
Oct. 3 Las Vegas,NV Mandalay Bay Events Center
Oct. 4 Los Angeles, CA Hollywood Bowl
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